Bilingual Health Care Coordinator (onsite - 3 month contract to start)

Ottawa (ON) On-site Only
Opportunity Number: 40130297
Non-ProfitAdministration & Clerical
LanguageSecurity Clearance
English 100%, French 90%Criminal Check vulnerable sector
Start PeriodDate Posted
Two weeks +Monday, January 10, 2022
Job Description

Our non-profit client is currently seeking a Bilingual Health Care Coordinator to join their team. This is a 3 month contract to start that based on performance would then be extended or go permanent.

The Bilingual Health Care Coordinator is responsible for their core members through education, supervision and collaboration around health and medical issues. They also participate in planning for appropriate supports and services to meet the ever changing needs of core members and those who support them.

The person in this role is accountable to the Community Leader/Executive Director.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • •Work with home and program teams to ensure appropriate care, planning and consistency around the medical needs of their members
  • Ensure that assistants receive orientation, education and supervision on medication administration and management, day to day medical procedures, medical equipment use, etc.
  • Work in collaboration with medical professionals, agency support coordinators, pharmacies, members and their families around health and medical concerns
  • Document all medical contacts, concerns and appointments
  • Records protocols around PRNs within the community and for day programs, when appropriate.
  • Ensures that medication procedures have been explained to new Assistants.
  • Ensures medication charts (MAR sheets) are used appropriately.
  • Ensures that all health care policies are being followed.

Qualifications and Experience
  • Significant health care experience (within a medical setting)
  • Bilingual (French and English)
  • Aptitude for medical information
  • Demonstrated ability to fully implement and monitor behavioral support plans and supporting documents
  • Strong interpersonal skills especially communication and advocacy
  • Initiative and capacity to work independently
  • Flexible in terms of approach and time
  • Full G Driver’s License (may be required to use own vehicle to travel between locations in Ottawa, ON)

We’re an equal opportunities employer committed to increasing diversity and inclusion in today’s workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Minorities, women, LGBTQ candidates, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. If you require an accommodation, please review our accessibility policy and reach out to our accessibility officer with any questions.
Merci de l’intérêt que vous manifestez pour ce poste. La description du poste nous a été fournie en anglais par notre client. Si vous souhaitez passer l’entrevue avec nous en français ou fournir votre CV en français, nous vous confierons à une personne de notre équipe qui parle français.

Opportunity Number: 40130297

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